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Definition of overlie verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

overlie

 verb
verb
NAmE//ˌoʊvərˈlaɪ//
 
[intransitive, transitive] overlie (something) (technology)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they
 
he / she / it overlies
 
past simple overlay
 
past participle overlain
 
-ing form overlying
 
 
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to lie over something overlying rock
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: overlie